Norway Validation 2018

Published Date: 
November, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 27 February 2019, the Board agreed that Norway has made satisfactory progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision

Timeline of Validation and related materials: 4 December 2018: Second Validation commenced.1 February 2019: Draft assessment was sent to stakeholders [English].Stakeholder Comments & Validation Committee Review7 February 2019:

Germany Validation 2018

Published Date: 
November, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 8 May 2019, Germany was found to have made satisfactory overall progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2019-39/BC-273

Timeline of Validation and related materials

1 November 2018: Validation commenced19-23 November 2018: Country visit 

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

21 December 2018 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English

São Tomé and Príncipe Validation 2018

Published Date: 
June, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

On 29 June 2018, the EITI Board agreed that São Tomé and Príncipe has made meaningful progress with improvements. See Board decision 2018-36/BM-40/BP-40-6-E

In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the ten corrective actions established by the EITI Board following STP’s first Validation in 2016. See more under background below. 

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Seychelles Validation 2018

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 1 October 2018, Seychelles was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2018-49/BC-257

Timeline of Validation and related materials:

1 January 2018: Validation commenced5-9 February 2018: Country visit 

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

9 July 2018 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English

Mauritania Validation 2018

Published Date: 
September, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 27 February 2019, Mauritania was found to hav emeaningful progress overall with implementing the EITI Standard, with considerable improvements across several individual requirements. See Board decision 2019-19/BM-42

Timeline of Validation and related materials

8 September 2018: Second Validation commenced.

6 December 2018: International Secretariat sends the draft assessment was sent to the Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) [

Ghana Validation 2018

Published Date: 
September, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 27 February 2019 the Board agreed that Ghana has made meaningful progress overall with implementing the EITI Standard, with considerable improvements across several individual requirements. See Board decision 2019-16/BM-42

Timeline of Validation and related materials: 

8 September 2018: Second Validation commenced.

9 January 2019: International Secretariat sends the draft assessment was sent to the Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) [

Nigeria Validation 2018

Published Date: 
January, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 27 February 2019, Nigeria was found to have made satisfactory progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2019-20/BM-42

Timeline of Validation and related materials: 

11 July 2018: Second Validation commenced.3 October 2018: The International Secretariat sent the draft assessment was sent to the National Stakeholders Working Group (NSWG) [English

MSG comments & Validation Committee review

Malawi Validation 2018

Published Date: 
January, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI

On 27 February 2019, Malawi was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2019-18/BM-42

Timeline of Validation and related materials:

1 September 2018: Validation commenced

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

22-26 October 2018: Country visit13 December 2018: Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English

Timor-Leste Validation 2018

Published Date: 
February, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

On 14 February 2018, the EITI Board found that Timor-Leste addressed all corrective actions and had made satisfactory progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. See decision 2018-15/BM-39/BP-39-5-H

In this second Validation the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the ten corrective actions established by the EITI Board following Timor Leste’s first Validation in 2016. See more under background below. 

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Validation of Honduras 2017 - documentation

Published Date: 
October, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

​Honduras' Validation commenced on 1 January 2017. On 25 October 2017, the EITI Board found that Honduras has made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. 

The following documentation laid the basis for the Board's decision, attached below:

Initial data collection by the International Secretariat [English Spanish]Draft Validation Report by the independent Validator ASI [

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